Lucire
The global fashion magazine October 17, 2021 

Margot Robbie is the newest face of Chanel’s J12 watch campaign

Filed by Lucire staff/April 27, 2021/23.38

Chanel Watches Australian actress Margot Robbie is the new face of Chanel’s J12 watch campaign.    Robbie, who has been associated with Chanel since March 2018, appeared earlier this week at the Oscars in a custom mermaid dress inspired by look 47 in Chanel’s autumn–winter 2019–20 haute couture collection. The dress took 205 hours of […]

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Alber Elbaz, former Lanvin artistic director, dead at 59

Filed by Lucire staff/April 25, 2021/10.51

Above: Alber Elbaz as photographed by Lucire Paris editor Lola Saab. Moroccan-born French designer Alber Elbaz has died at age 59, according to Richemont, which partnered with him on his latest venture, AZ Factory. It is believed Elbaz died from COVID-19, which he had had for three weeks, and had been in an induced coma. […]

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Lancôme and Muséum national d’histoire naturelle to preserve endangered plant species

Filed by Lucire staff/April 22, 2021/12.29

F.-G. Grandin/MNHN; top photo by Agnès Iatzoura/MNHN Lancôme has partnered with the Muséum national d’histoire naturelle (National Museum of Natural History) with the aim of preserving endangered plant species, in a new conservation project.    In a statement, its global brand president Françoise Lehmann said, ‘We are proud to participate in the conservation of endangered […]

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Citroën redefines the large family car with the C5 X

Filed by Jack Yan/April 13, 2021/22.02

William Crozes/Continental Productions Is this the future of the CD- and D-segment family car? Citroën has unveiled its C5 X, the third generation (if you don’t count the C5 Aircross) of the C5 line, blending saloon, estate and SUV ideas.    Sales of conventional saloons and estates in this segment have been dropping for some […]

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Distinctive fragrance débuts from Jean Paul Gaultier, Paco Rabanne

Filed by Lucire staff/March 26, 2021/20.26

Paco Rabanne and Jean Paul Gaultier have fragrance débuts over the next several months, beginning with Paco Rabanne Invictus Victory eau de parfum, retailing in New Zealand from April 11 (NZ$134 for 50 ml, NZ$183 for 100 ml).    Newly launched this year, Invictus Victory in a masculine oriental scent with one of the most […]

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Chanel promotes 11.12 bag in campaign shot by Inez & Vinoodh

Filed by Lucire staff/March 17, 2021/23.34

Inez & Vinoodh Chanel has released its The Iconic campaign, starring its 11.12 bag, a reinterpretation of the 2.55 bag created by Gabrielle Chanel in February 1955. The newer bag is the work of Karl Lagerfeld in the 1980s, and features a double-C clasp and a metal chain interlaced with leather. The bag itself is […]

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Pierre Cardin, visionary designer, dies aged 98

Filed by Lucire staff/December 29, 2020/13.43

Claude Iverné/Creative Commons 3·0 Top: Pierre Cardin’s official portrait in 1992. Above: The cover of the book accompanying Pierre Cardin’s 60th anniversary retrospectives in 2010. Legendary fashion designer Pierre Cardin died December 29 aged 98, according to the Académie des Beaux-Arts, of which he had been a member since 1992.    Born Pietro Costante Cardin […]

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